Union Pacific Railroad

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  • Page 206

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sept 12 1869 We again Met at 1 oclok W Woodruff prayed G. A. Smith spoke 17 minutes G Q Cannon 20 W Woodruff 15 Minutes Names of Missionaries called were then read to the Assembly D H Wells spoke 11 M[inutes] F D Richards 8 & President Young 60 Minutes. At the close of the Meeting we drove to Ogden 22 M[inutes] I spent the night with Brother F D Richards & looked at the printed
    Dates:
    September 13, 1869 September 14, 1869 September 16, 1869 September 17, 1869 September 18, 1869
  • Page 222

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 25 1869 come from the presence of God the posterity of Cane are Black Because He commit Murder He killed Abel & God set a Mark upon his posterity But the spirits are pure that Enter their tabernacles & there will be a chance for the redemption of all the children of Adam Expcept the Sons of perdition. W Woodruff made a speech upon aposticy and the Merchants. I took my Christmas dinner with Brother Beatie's ...
    Dates:
    December 26, 1869 December 27, 1869 December 30, 1869 December 31, 1869
  • Page 230

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Jan 10, 1870 which has Enabled us to assist in levelling these Mountains and Exhalting the vallies and in laying an iron band which has bound this continent together from Ocean to Ocean & has made all the various States & Territories of this mighty nation neighbors to Each other. For all these Blessings we feel to render the gratitude of our hearts unto thee: and we pray that thy blessing may rest upon us this day. We dedicate this Rail Road unto thee, the Lord our God we pray that thy Blessings may rest upon it ...
  • Page 276

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    October 5, 1870 ~ Wednesday Oct 5, 1870 [FIGURES] I spent the day in the Endowmet House to attend to the Baptism & sealing for the dead. D. Huntington Baptized 211 Samuel H. B. Smith 203 & Ward Pack 237 Total 651 Baptisms I confirmed some 60 persons D. H. Wells sealed 80 couple Joseph F Smith 59 & W. Woodruff 41, Total 180 sealings. Wilford Woodruff Jr was Baptized for 3 persons viz ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1870 October 6, 1870 October 7, 1870
  • Page 162

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 11, 1868 ~ Friday Dec 11, 1868 I spent the day at the field shucking corn December 12, 1868 ~ Saturday 12. I attended the school of the prophets ^I had the bone taken out of Asahels hand up to the last Joint^ December 13, 1868 ~ Sunday 13. Sunday In company with Joseph F Smith & George Dunford & Mrs Woodruff I rode to Bountiful & attended the sunday school & ...
    Dates:
    December 11, 1868 December 12, 1868 December 13, 1868 December 14, 1868 December 15, 1868 December 16, 1868 December 17, 1868
  • Page 164

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 27, 1868 ~ Sunday Dec 27 1868 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle A. O. Smoot Prayed G A Smith spok one hour & 15 minutes in treating upon the reasons why we should be admitted into the Union as a State Government. In the Afternoon O Pratt spoke 50 Minutes I met with the Presidency & 12 for Prayer in the Evening. December 28, 1868 ~ ...
    Dates:
    December 27, 1868 December 28, 1868 December 29, 1868 December 30, 1868 December 31, 1868
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from S. W. Eccles, 27 December 1890

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    Salt Lake, Dec. 27, 1890 President Wilford Woodruff, Salt Lake City, Utah. Dear Sir:-- I am in receipt of a telegram from our A.G.T.M., W.H. Holcomb, requesting me to advise you that all the private cars belonging to the Union Pacific System are in use and will be for sometime to come. Mr. Holcomb requests me to express his regrets at not be- ing able to carry out his promise to the effect that one of the private cars, belonging ...
    Dates:
    December 27, 1890
  • Page 240

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    Aug 11, 1896 I went to the Lake with my family in the Evening & staid till 10 oclock And among the Exhibitions of the Evening was some of the most splendid fire works I Ever saw Esspecially the birsting of the fire balls in the Arc and raining fire & Brimstone we returned home at 11 oclock Distance 320 Mils August 12, 1896 ~ Wednesday 12 I met with the board of CZC.MI Received the following Dispatch from Mr Bannigan (Have No fear Bannagan ...
    Dates:
    August 12, 1896 August 13, 1896 August 14, 1896